Evan Ferguson


Date of Birth

Evan Ferguson

Evan Ferguson joined from Bohemians in January 2021, before breaking a number of club records as he quickly rose through the academy ranks and into the first team.

Evan has played for the Republic of Ireland at under-15 and under-17 level, before making his under-21 debut in September 2021. He followed that up in November 2022 with his senior debut, coming on as a late substitute against Norway.

He made his senior debut for Albion in August 2021, coming on as a substitute in the 2-0 win over Cardiff City in the Carabao Cup second round, going onto make his first Premier League appearance in a home defeat to Burnley in February 2022.

In making his debut at Cardiff, he became the fifth youngest Albion appearance maker in the post-war era.

The striker scored his first senior goal for Albion in a 3-0 Carabao Cup victory over Forest Green Rovers in August 2022.

On his 18th birthday in October 2022, he signed a new contract that runs until June 2026.

On New Year's Eve 2022, he scored his first league goal for the club in a 4-2 defeat to Arsenal, becoming our youngest scorer in the Premier League at 18-years and 73 days old.

The following match, a 4-1 win against Everton in which Evan scored, he became our youngest ever starter in the Premier League.

He signed a new contract with us in April 2023, that runs until June 2028.

The teenager finished the 2022/23 season with six goals and two assists in 19 Premier League appearances, while three FA Cup goals and a strike in the Carabao Cup took his tally up to ten for the campaign.